A Deacon Saint

Predella panel; companion to Philadelphia Museum of Art, 1945-24-121, and to two panels by Martino di Bartolomeo in the York Art Gallery, England (no. 779a, 779b)

Giovanni di Paolo (Giovanni di Paolo di Grazia), Italian (active Siena), first documented 1417, died 1482

Made in Italy, Europe

Early 1430s

Tempera and tooled gold on panel with vertical grain

9 5/8 x 9 5/8 x 7/8 inches (24.4 x 24.4 x 2.2 cm)

Curatorial Department:
European Painting

* Gallery 211, European Art 1100-1500, second floor

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Purchased with Museum funds from the George Grey Barnard Collection, 1945

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George Grey Barnard (1863-1938), New York; Barnard Estate; sold to PMA, 1945.

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